"His children read the newspaper."

Translation:Zijn kinderen lezen de krant.

4 years ago

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why is it "zijn" instead of "hij?"

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'Zijn' is a possessive adjective (it's also 'his' in English and not 'he').

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How do you know to read zijn as "he" rather than "are" please?

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Vam1980: "'Zijn' is a possessive adjective (it's also 'his' in English and not 'he')."

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